Glossary Term: Mycologist

(Synonymous with “Mychologist”)

An individual dedicated to the scientific study of fungi – which may include:

A. Fungal genetics
B. Biochemical research
C. Taxonomy and/or nomenclature
D. The investigation of fungi for beneficial uses to humans as a source of medicine (e.g., Penicillin)
E. Foods and beverages (e.g., beer, wine, cheese, gourmet mushrooms)
F. Poisoning or infection
G. Ecology and conservation
H. Historical aspects of fungi
I. Land care management / forestry management
J. Education

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